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Global Finance and the Macroeconomy


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. A. J. Makin
    Pages 17-40
  3. A. J. Makin
    Pages 41-60
  4. A. J. Makin
    Pages 107-126
  5. A. J. Makin
    Pages 127-146
  6. A. J. Makin
    Pages 147-167
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 183-202

About this book


This book provides new ways of analyzing the key issues in international finance and open economy macroeconomics. The topics covered include: financial globalization and the evolution of the international financial system; international macroeconomic accounting and measurement; early balance of payments approaches; the intertemporal model of international borrowing and lending; the significance of external deficits; the determinants of interest rate differentials and exchange rates; the effectiveness of monetary and fiscal policies; capital mobility and economic growth; and the causes of financial crisis in emerging economies.


economic growth economic policy exchange rates globalization growth interest rates international finance macroeconomics money

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

About the authors

A.J. MAKIN is Professor of Economics at Griffith University, Australia. He has authored numerous articles on international monetary economics and public policy for academic journals.

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